• The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • You Too Can Have A Body Like Mine by Alexandra Kleeman
  • Dance Dance Dance by Haruki Murakami
  • Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
  • A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
  • Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto
  • The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
  • I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
dec 28 2016 ∞
dec 30 2016 +

songs that i have listened to repeatedly and grown to love (personal highlights). list is highly dependent on current mood and is bound to change in a month or so

  • Hiatus Kaiyote - Nakamarra
  • Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
  • Mitski - Because Dreaming Costs Money My Dear
  • Mitski - Thursday Girl
  • Kill J - You're Good But I'm Better
  • TUT - Sheba with Angel Mae
  • Tame Impala - Why Won't They Talk To Me
  • Tame Impala - Feels Like We Only Go Backwards
  • Grynpyret - Kites
  • Jinsang - Life (BeatTape)
  • Earl Sweatshirt - Chum
  • In Love With A Ghost - we've never met but can we have a coffee or something
  • Hako Yamasaki - Help Me (Tsunawatari)
  • Yann Tiersen - Comptine d'un autre été,...
dec 28 2016 ∞
dec 30 2016 +
  • Jonwayne - 40 winks
  • Maurice Ravel - String Quartet in F Major: III. Tres lent
  • serpentwithfeet - blisters
  • Hiatus Kaiyote - The Lung
  • Deerhunter - Helicopter
  • Gorillaz - Ascension (feat. Vince Staples)
  • Rex Orange County - Curfew..
  • Drive-By Truckers - Goddamn Lonely Love
  • CocoRoise - Japan
  • Archers of Loaf - White Trash Heroes
  • Courtney Barnett - Avant Gardner
  • Ash Walker - Truffles
  • Bjork - Hyperballad
  • Maurice Ravel - Jeux d'eau
  • salvia plath - i was all over her

Wish they were on spotify:

  • Emily C. Browning - Lover
  • Bojack's Theme (by Patrick Carney i think...
apr 12 2017 ∞
apr 15 2017 +
  • locked in closets - solange
  • tropicalia, marginalia ii, a gente precisa ver o luar, palco, sonho molhado (lol), lente do amor, morena - gilberto gil
  • shoop, no one does it better - salt n pepa
  • alegria alegria - caetano veloso
  • pata pata - miriam makeba
  • yo vengo a ofrecer mi corazon
  • altibzz - autechre
  • two slow dancers - mitski
  • pink matter - frank ocean
  • ta douleur, que je t'aime - camille
  • nem as paredes confesso - amalia rodrigues

further back

  • nobody - mitski
  • next time / humble pie, it gets better (with time) - the internet
  • dance to this - ariana grande & troye siv...
aug 11 2018 ∞
aug 11 2018 +
  • the hate u give
  • white noise
  • warmth of other suns
aug 11 2018 ∞
aug 11 2018 +
  • brave new world - aldous huxley
  • exit west - mohsin ahmed
  • the sympathizer - viet thanh nguyen
aug 11 2018 ∞
aug 11 2018 +
  • obscurantist - deliberately preventing the facts / full details of something from becoming known
  • auspice - divine or prophetic token
  • ganglion - nerve cell cluster in autonomic nervous system
  • libertine - unrestrained by convention or morality
  • viscid - glutinous sticky
  • birdlime - sticky substance spread on twigs to trap small birds
  • effete - affected, overrefined, and ineffectual
  • stilted - stiff and self-conscious or unnatural
  • catachresis - misuse of word, or departure from conventional usage
  • hendiadys - expression of single idea by 2 words connected with "and"
  • synecdoche - figure of speech in which a term for part of something refers to the ...
jan 22 2017 ∞
apr 21 2018 +
  • a strong, well-placed line / bold stroke by soft pencil or charcoal
  • listening to lofi hiphop beattapes in the dark
  • sliced apple and peanut butter
  • the company of ppl I can be comfortably silent around
  • pokemon mystery dungeon
  • sincerity
  • people who don't pretend not to care
  • dipping my hands into a bucket full of beans
  • blocking in the base shadows on an oil painting
  • bread/cake: banana bread, 菠蘿包, panettone, pita, castella, 葱油餅 or garlic
  • blurry cool photographs
  • absurd jokes
  • sliding my feet across smooth surfaces (like museum floors, airport floors, flat p...
dec 29 2016 ∞
nov 4 2017 +
  • The Alexandria Quartet - Lawrence Durrell
  • The Waves - Virginia Woolf
  • The Sources of Normativity - Christine M. Korsgaard
  • Sex At The Margins: Migration, Labour Markets and the Rescue Industry - Laura María Agustín
  • Love in the Time of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Madness, Rack, and Honey by Mary Ruefle
  • Eggshells - Caitriona Lally
feb 17 2017 ∞
mar 26 2017 +
  • "The eye comes ancient to its work." - unknown

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  • “We are afraid to diagnose deceit because we might be mocked for our innocence by those who tell us everyone already knows that these things are false, and so we stay silent.” - Alex Balk

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  • "And then ‘Papa’ said, ‘Now I will destroy the whole world.’" - Kurt Vonnegut, Cat's Cradle

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  • Something sinister to it / Pendulum swinging slow, a degenerate moving, - Earl Sweatshirt, "Chum"

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dec 29 2016 ∞
sep 5 2018 +